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Upcoming Events
  • Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art
    Aug 8 - Nov 2 2014
  • National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration
    September 4-7 2014
  • First Friday Art Trail
    September 5th 2014
  • Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs University of the Southwest
    September 5th 2014
  • Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs University of the Southwest
    September 5th 2014
  • Texas Tech Soccer vs. Sam Houston State
    September 5th 2014
  • Hike 4 Health at Lubbock Lake Landmark
    September 6th 2014
  • Buddy’s 78th Birthday Bash
    September 6-7 2014
  • South Plains Balloon Roundup Rally
    September 6-7 2014
  • Lubbock Christian Men’s Basketball vs Ecclesia College
    September 7th 2014
(printer friendly)Events for September 2014
Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art
Aug 8 - Nov 2 2014

Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art
Where: Museum of Texas Tech University
When: August 8 — November 2
Admission: Free


 


The Museum of Texas Tech University announces the opening of Expressions of Arctic Tradition: Contemporary Inuit Art.  Through 80 works, of stonecut, stencil and lithograph prints, as well as stone and whalebone sculptures, this exhibition reveals the vision, breadth and scope of Contemporary Inuit Art. The collection begins with the primitive sculptures of the traditional Inuit carvers and continues to the more sophisticated art of the 21st century, from the 1950s to the present. The exhibition begins its international tour after November 2014.


For more information call 806.742.2490 or visit the website below.



www.depts.ttu.edu

Museum of Texas Tech University
3301 4th Street,
Lubbock, TX
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National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration
September 4-7 2014

National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration

When: September 4-7

Where: Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane

Cost: Varies depending on activity - For more info or to purchase tickets, call 806.798.7825 or visit Cowboy.org.

Join the celebration for this year’s 26th Annual National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration (NCSC)! The purpose of the NCSC is to celebrate and preserve our Western heritage and cowboy culture for those who know and love it and to introduce new audiences to the heritage and culture so they may embrace it as well. The event schedule includes entertainers, poetry and storytelling, Western writers and authors panels, film and movie seminars, a youth "Wild West Day," horse-handling demonstrations, a horse-themed parade, Native American activities and presentations, the ever-popular Chuck Wagon Cookoff, exhibits of Western artworks and merchandise and much more!



www.Cowboy.org

First Friday Art Trail
September 5th 2014

When: First Friday of every month from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: See Art Trail Venue Map


The First Friday Art Trail is a monthly evening celebrating the arts in downtown Lubbock and beyond. This even is free and open to the public. There is a free Citibus trolley service will take you to all the stops on the trail in downtown Lubbock.


For more information and for participating venues, visit the website below!



www.ffat.org

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs University of the Southwest
September 5th 2014

 


Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs University of the Southwest


When: September 5 at 4 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.


 



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs University of the Southwest
September 5th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs University of the Southwest


When: September 5 at 2 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Texas Tech Soccer vs. Sam Houston State
September 5th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Sam Houston State Bearkats.


When: September 5


Where: John Walker Soccer Complex



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Hike 4 Health at Lubbock Lake Landmark
September 6th 2014

Hike 4 Health at Lubbock Lake Landmark 




When: September 4 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm



Where: 2401 Landmark Drive



Cost: Free




Join the landmark and our community and University partners for a morning of getting active, learning new information and hiking through the lush Yellowhouse Draw. The event is free for the public, and family-friendly!



For more information visit the website below or call 806.742.1116



www.depts.ttu.edu

Buddy’s 78th Birthday Bash
September 6-7 2014


Buddy’s 78th Birthday Bash


When: September 6th, 10 am—5 pm |  September 7th, 1—5 pm


Where: Buddy Holly Center


Admission: Regular admission rates apply


 


Saturday — Poodleshop skirts workshop from 1:00 to 2:30 ($15)



Hot rods workshop from 1:00 to 2:00 ($10) 


Pre-registration by Tuesday, September 2nd at 5:00 p.m. is required for both workshops as class sizes are limited. For more information or to register please call 806.775.3560. Workshops are for ages 8 & up; ages 7 & under require adult supervision.


 


Sunday —  Free Admission All Day



The Allison House will be open until 4:30 p.m.


 Craft activities, instrument zoo, birthday cupcakes and punch at 1, and Allison Firefly performing rock and roll from 1:30 to 3:30.





 



www.mylubbock.us

Buddy Holly Center
1801 Crickets Avenue
Lubbock, TX
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South Plains Balloon Roundup Rally
September 6-7 2014


What: South Plains Balloon Roundup Rally by local South West Regional Balloon club and Buffalo Springs Lake



When: Saturday, Sept. 6 and Sunday Sept. 7
Balloons will lift off each morning at sunrise (approx. 7:00-7:30am), weather permitting



Where: Buffalo Springs Lake, east of Lubbock
Balloons will launch from gold course (west end of lake)


Cost: Adult entry (12yrs and up) $6.00

 

Spectators can get up close & personnel with the balloons! Great experience for kids of all ages!

 



www.buffalospringslake.net

Buffalo Springs Lake
9999 High Meadow Road,
5 miles east of Loop 289 on East 50th Street,
Lubbock, TX
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Lubbock Christian Men’s Basketball vs Ecclesia College
September 7th 2014



Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Huston-Tillotson


When: September 7 at 11 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.






www.LcuChaps.com

Texas Tech Soccer vs. Portland State
September 7th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Portland State Vikings.


When: September 7


Where: John Walker Soccer Complex



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Renee Fleming Opening Night Gala Concert
September 9th 2014


The best soprano in the world comes to Lubbock! The international superstar graces the Civic Center stage on September 9th in accompaniment with our very own Lubbock Symphony Orchestra. This night will be one to remember, so join us! Renée will be singing pieces from several genres including opera and theatre, and her performance is not to be missed. Experience this one-in-a-lifetime concert right here at home!


 


Tickets: $250, $175, $100, $50. Student pricing not available.



www.lubbocksymphony.org

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Wayland Baptist
September 10th 2014

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Wayland Baptist


When: September 10 at 4 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Wayland Baptist
September 10th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Wayland Baptist


When: September 10 at 2 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Texas A&M International
September 11th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Texas A&M International


When: September 11 at 4 p.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Texas Tech Volleyball vs. Incarnate Word
September 11th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Incarnate Word Cardinals.


When: September 11 at 6 p.m.


Where: United Super Markets Arena



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Fiestas Patrias Lubbock 2014
September 11-14 2014

Fiestas Patrias


When: September 11 - 14


Where: Lone Star Amphitheatre, 602 E. 19th. Street


Cost: Varies depending on activity: For more ticket info, please call 806.789.5013 or go to the Fiesta del Llano Facebook page.


Join the celebration for this year’s 27th Annual Mexican Independence Day Celebration on the Llano Estacado.  The purpose of Fiestas Patrias Lubbock is to celebrate Mexican Independence Day by embracing our Hispanic heritage in art, dance, music and the wonderful flavors of authentic Mexican cuisine. The event schedule includes a scholarship pageant with a wonderful show featuring insightful Hispanic music and dance, a lively and colorful parade down historic Broadway, and two wonderful days of outdoor concerts. A children’s art area is always part of the fun. The food is legendary and the entertainment is memorable.  Come to Lubbock for the Texas Tech vs. Arkansas game on Sept 13 and a wonderful three day outdoor Fiesta.     



www.facebook.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs St Mary’s University
September 12th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs St Mary’s University


When: September 12 at 7 p.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Movie Night at Maxey Park
September 12th 2014

When: September 12 at 8:15 p.m.


Where: Maxey Park, 4020 30th St.


Cost: FREE – For more info, please call 806.767.3796



Grab a blanket, pack up the kids and watch a movie out under the stars!  For the third year, Maxey Community Center is hosting their Movie Nights at Maxey Park, and this is the last Movie Night for this year! This month, “A Bug’s Life” will begin at dusk or approximately 8:15 p.m. Families are encouraged to bring blankets or low-backed lawn chairs to enhance their viewing experience. Concessions will be available or bring your own snacks!



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Texas Tech Volleyball vs. Gardner-Webb
September 12th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs.


When: September 12 at noon


Where: United Super Markets Arena


Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Texas Tech Volleyball vs. Texas State
September 12th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Texas State Bobcats.


When: September 12 at 6 p.m.


Where: United Super Markets Arena



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Atl’ Do Farms Corn Maize Preview
September 13th 2014

When: September 13 at 6 p.m.


Where: Atl’ Do Farms, 6323 Farm to Market Road 1294


Cost: $10 general admission, $8 for military or students with ID and seniors – For more info, please visit atldofarms.com.



Come be the first to try this year’s maze before opening day. Ticket booths open at 6 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a showing Field of Dreams on the big screen at 8 p.m. Admission is $10 for both the maze & the movie. No other attractions will be open this evening. Concessions, roasted corn, and the Hungry Crow Grill will be open.



www.atldofarms.com

Downtown Farmer's Market
September 13th 2014



When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373





www.lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Heroes for Horses
September 13th 2014

Easy R Equine Heroes for Horses
When: September 13 at 6:30
Where: Tierra del Corazon
Cost: $30


Chuckwagon dinner provided Grubelnik’s Catering. Music by Susan Gibson. Silent auction, raffle giveaway, and door prizes. For tickets and more information visit the website below.



www.easyrequinerescue.org

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Texas A&M Kingsville
September 13th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Texas A&M Kingsville


When: September 13 at 11 a.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Texas A&M Commerce
September 13th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Texas A&M Commerce


When: September 13 at 7 p.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Night Hike at Lubbock Lake Landmark
September 13th 2014

Night Hike at Lubbock Lake Landmark




When: September 13 at 6:30 pm



Where: 2401 Landmark Drive



Cost: Free




Join guides at dusk to explore the Landmark after dark! Gather at the Robert A. Nash Interpretive Center to begin the adventure. Be sure to wear comfortable, sturdy, closed-toed shoes and bring a bottle of water.

For more information visit the website below or call 806.742.1116




www.depts.ttu.edu

Texas Tech Football vs. Arkansas
September 13th 2014

 



Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against Arkansas Razorbacks.





Texas Tech Football vs. University of Arkansas


When: September 13


Where: Jones AT&T Stadium


For more info, call (806)742-8324 or visit TexasTech.com.






 



www.texastech.com

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Hutson-Tillotston University
September 14th 2014

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs Hutson-Tillotston University


When: September 14 at 12 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Midwestern State
September 14th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Midwestern State


When: September 14 at 3 p.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Texas Tech Soccer vs. Abilene Christian
September 14th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Abilene Christian Wildcats.


When: September 14


Where: John Walker Soccer Complex



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Texas Tech Volleyball vs. Weber State
September 19th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Weber State Wildcats.


When: September 19 at 6 p.m.


Where: United Supermarkets Arena



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

South Plains Fair
September 19-27 2014

South Plains Fair


When: September 19–27


Where: 1012 Avenue A


Admission: Adults—$9, Kids 12 and under—$4, Parking—$5


 


Food, fun, rides and all your favorite shows are here. Don’t miss all the excitement at the Fair. For all the details call 1-806-763-2833 or visit the website below. 



www.southplainsfair.com

6th Annual Lubbock Walk to End Lupus Now
September 20th 2014

6th Annual Lubbock Walk to End Lupus Now


When: September 20 at 10 am (registration at 9 am)


Where: Hodges Park Buddy Holly Recreation Area 


Cost: For more info or to register, call 469.374.0591 or visit the website below


The 2014 Lubbock Walk to End Lupus Now is coming up, and we are excited to bring the event to Lubbock once again. This 1.5 mile fun walk is the signature event of the Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. Thousands of people across America participate to make a difference in the lives of all people affected by lupus and to raise essential funds for education, support services, programs and research.


 



lupuswalk2014.kintera.org

Funky Junk Roundup
September 20th 2014

Funky Junk Roundup
When: Saturday, September 20 from 10am–4pm
Where: Lubbock Memorial Civic Center
Admission: $3 (children under 12 free)


A one day shopping extravaganza featuring a unique blend of handmade arts and crafts, vintage finds and inspiration, one of a kind items, antique décor, rusty-chippy-shabby-reloved and refunked junk, bling and glam boutiques, sparkly jewels and fabulous junktiques for your creative soul!



Texas Tech Volleyball vs. Air Force
September 20th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the Air Force Falcons.


When: September 20 at 1 p.m.


Where: United Supermarkets Arena



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Apple Butter Festival
September 20-21 2014

When: September 20 – 21



Where: Apple Country Orchards, 12206 E. Hwy 62



Cost: $3 – For more info, visit applecountryorchards.com or call 806.781.1753.


Bring the entire family to enjoy hayrides, apple picking, face painting, a petting zoo and much more. There will be a benefit lunch for $5 and fresh apple turnovers for $3. All of the proceeds will benefit Meals on Wheels, the Charities of Metropolitan Lubbock Rotary and Apple Country Orchards.




www.applecountryorchard.com

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs University of Texas of the Permian Basin
September 23rd 2014

Lubbock Christian Men’s Soccer vs University of Texas of the Permian Basin


When: September 23 at 3:30 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Northwestern Oklahoma State
September 24th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs Northwestern Oklahoma State


When: September 24 at 4:00 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Texas Tech Volleyball vs. TCU
September 24th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the TCU Horned Frogs.


When: September 24 at 6 p.m.


Where: United Supermarkets Arena



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs University of Texas of the Permian Basin
September 26th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Soccer vs University of Texas of the Permian Basin


When: September 26 at 3:30 p.m.


Where: LCU Soccer Field, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Arkansas-Fort Smith
September 26th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Arkansas-Fort Smith


When: September 26 at 7 p.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra Presents, Masterworks 1 - Scheherazade
September 26-27 2014

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra Presents, Masterworks 1 - Scheherazade


When: September 26 & 27 at 7:30 p.m.


Where: Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane


Cost: $50, $40, $25. Student pricing: $38, $33, $15. For more information, please call the LSO box office at 806.772.1688.


Roman Rabinovich, piano


Les Préludes - Liszt


Piano Concerto No. 1 - Liszt             


Scheherazade  - Rimsky-Korsakov     


The 2014-15 classical series titled Heroes and Heroines kicks off with a bang! Brilliant young pianist, Roman Rabinovich, will perform Liszt’s "Piano Concerto No. 1" with the orchestra playing Listz’s dramatic tone poem "Les Préludes." Rimsky-Korsakov’s powerful "Scheherazade" completes the program.



www.lubbocksymphony.org

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra
601 Avenue K
Lubbock, TX
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Downtown Farmer's Market
September 27th 2014



When: Every Saturday of the month from May to October
Starts at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or sell out)


Where: Tornado Gallery - 19th and Buddy Holly Ave


Cost: Free


The Downtown Art Market’s (DAM) "Farmer’s Market" features fresh produce and plants. Building on a great farmers market season in 2013, there is a special effort to continue to increase the number of local growers and producers at the Downtown Farmers Market for 2014.


The Farmers Market helps support the local economy, encourages local food production, gives the public access to fresh produce, and helps to build a strong sense of community.
For more information, visit the website below or call Laura Anderson at 806.319.2373





www.lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com

Texas Tech Volleyball vs. West Virginia
September 27th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the West Virginia Mountaineers.


When: September 27 at 6 p.m.


Where: United Supermarkets Arena



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Dallas Baptist
September 28th 2014

Lubbock Christian Women’s Volleyball vs Dallas Baptist


When: September 28 at 12 p.m.


Where: Rip Griffin Center, 5601 19th Street


For more info, call 806.720.7276 or visit LcuChaps.com.



www.LcuChaps.com

Texas Tech Soccer vs. UC Riverside
September 28th 2014

Come out and cheer for the Red Raiders as they play against the UC Riverside Highlanders.


When: September 28


Where: John Walker Soccer Complex



Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth – For more info, please call 806.742.8324.



www.texastech.com

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